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Commencement at Northeast Ohio Medical University

Commencement is an exciting time for graduates from the Colleges of Medicine, Pharmacy and Graduate Studies. These events include recognition events, Commencement Ball and the Commencement ceremony event itself. Learn more about these events, graduation requirements for each College and the various awards that are bestowed for selected graduating students.

2017 Commencement Ceremony

The 2017 Commencement for NEOMED graduates from medicine, pharmacy and graduate studies will be held on Saturday, May 20, 2017. Location is EJ Thomas Hall in Akron, Ohio with the processional beginning at 10 a.m.

  • 2017: Student Schedule and Information
  • 2017: Faculty Schedule, Information and Regalia

2017 Commencement Ball

When: Saturday, May 13, 2017 from 7:00-11:00 p.m., Cocktail hour from 6:00-7:00 p.m.

Where: Kent State University Hotel and Conference Center, 215 S Depeyster St, Kent, OH 44240

Attire: Formal (black tie optional)

Information on ticket prices and sales will be posted in the coming months.

What will happen: Cocktail hour, dinner, dancing and photo booth

Contact: Harmony Stanger at 330.325.6719 or .

Graduation Requirements

As graduation draws nearer, please ensure that you have met your obligations and responsibilities to your College: College of Medicine, College of Pharmacy or College of Graduate Studies.

Faculty RSVP and Regalia Order Form

All NEOMED faculty who plan to participate in Commencement will need to RSVP, as well as order regalia if applicable.